- Surf Music
Help us meet our monthly goal:
If you've never heard of us, we are The Dead Beat from Hamilton, Ontario, Canada! Instrumental Surf/Psych since 2008. Our brand new album and previous one are available at this link below. Check out our reviews at Reverbcentral.com.
I am pleased to announce the SurfGuitar101 2012 MP3 Compilation! Our 8th one! Just like before, this is a way for members to share music, recording tips, and to just have fun. The main emphasis is fun, so please send in an entry no matter what your skill level is. Here are the rules:
I have created an Official 2012 MP3 Compilation Forum Thread. Please use that thread to discuss the compilation and to get information on how to submit an mp3. Please use that thread if you'd like to find a fellow member to work with on the project. With the magic of digital recording and the internet, remote collaborations are possible. Make your own virtual surf band! Let the comp begin!
Please check out our prior compilations if you haven't seen them already: 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011.
Excellent band "Surf Rock", from Mexico City...!!!!
The new documentary "Reverb Junkies" screened for the very first time ever last month at the BBC Music Video Fest in Norfolk England. From the BBC:
This film is all about passion - a love of Surf Music. Made on the shores of California and sent direct to our Festival for a first ever showing. A music phenomenon that has travelled the world, but keeps true to its Californian 60s surf roots.
As many of you know, Eddie Bertrand has terminal cancer has a week or perhaps 2 weeks at best left with us. In order to get as many letters to Eddie as possible you may email Eddie directly at email@example.com. I will print the emails and hand carry them to Eddie daily. Eddie is appreciative of your thoughts and well wishes.
Surf and Twang with The Nematoads! We will be performing at the 1st Annual Seabrook Festival of the Arts in Seabrook, Texas. Great way to support local artists and so close to the beach! Festival activities include: Juried fine artists in every media, a kids art activity tent, live music (hint, hint), food, drink and local cuisine. We perform from 2 pm to 4 pm, so wax your boards, come on down and support local art. More information online: http://www.artshound.com/event/detail/441671717.
What: Seabrook Festival of the Arts
Where: 1508 1/2 2nd Street, Seabrook, Texas, 77586
Why: Because we're The Nematoads!
Thursday November 29 • 8:00 PM
Da Skins once again open for Gary at his annual Rockin' Holiday Show! Details at this link.
October 28, 2012 - 1:00 to 4:00 - All Ages - Free
Are you ready for a Halloween bash? The Lava Pups and the Sneaky Tikis are. This will feature the Sacramento area debut of our special guests - the Rockabilly Love Cats. Join us for an afternoon of family fun surf style with a pinch of rockabilly. Come in costume. Prizes. Contests. Eat at Cap's Grill. Bowl. Rock out to the music. Be there, aloha!
Capitol Bowl - 900 West Capitol Avenue - West Sacramento
Dutch surf band Bevel Emboss will play 3 songs live and they will be interviewed about their album "Celluloid" on Radio 2 Dutch national broadcast.
The live show where Bevel Emboss appears can be followed here http://www.radio2.nl/, click on "nu live" . The show on October 13th starts at 16:00 and ends 18:00 hour GMT + 1.
More info here http://www.tros.nl/tros-radio-tips/muziekcafe/.